I am running into problems running the sql plugin. My problem may be a limitation I dont know about but perhaps you know a way. What I am trying to do is build a list containing page title, author, creationdate, number of likes, labels etc.
To solve this I want to use temp tables. This works fine if I run the query directly on my database. If I put this query inside the plugin it just wont work. I found out that I can only put 1 query inside the plugin.
What does not work is something like this (a simple example):
CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE tmp_test (c1 BIGINT NOT NULL, c2 VARCHAR (255), PRIMARY KEY (c1)); INSERT INTO tmp_test (c1, c2) VALUES (1,'A'),(2,'B'); SELECT * FROM tmp_test;
As soon as I split it up into three separate macro steps it works (If I dont use temp tables).
Is this how it should work or am I missing something? We are running Confluence 4.3.2 against MySQL.
I believe you should be able to create a temp table from the sql plugin. I would check that the user that you are using to query your database has the appropriate privilidges.
Bob Swiff, the creator of the plugin is a very active member on this forum. I might wait to see what he has to say about this.
If you want to contact him directly I would use the contact page from our marketplace.
I believe I have all priviliges needed as I did the test with root. I am able to create a table if I split the lines into three separate macros. But with this the temporary tables are not visible. It looks like that each macro stands for a single connection and therefore the temp table is not visible for the next statement. :-(
Your example works for me. Make sure you are on a later version of MySQL and the connector since I think earlier versions did not support multiple results sets (ie. multiple lines of sql separated by semi-colon). Postgres has always had that, but I am a bit fussy on when MySQL support came in.
well we are running the latest version of the plugin 5.4.1 gainst a MySQL jdbc 5.1.11. So I do believe we are quite up to date. Did you run this script against MySQL or Postgres? I saw an example in the user macros with loads of SQL statements but this looks like postgres also. So there may be a trick to get it running against MySQL. I will investigate a little further.
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